McKinsey & Company Reviews

Updated Dec 4, 2021

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McKinsey & Company Global Managing Partner Bob Sternfels
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Pros
  • "You'll work with some really smart people who really care(in 253 reviews)

  • "Great place to work and good opportunities(in 159 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Lots of travel, although some perks come with this(in 162 reviews)

  • "Poor lifestyle, no work life balance(in 61 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Amazing development, lifestyle tough but improving

      Nov 28, 2021 - Engagement Manager 
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      Pros

      Working with incredibly talented people on hard problems that are top of the CEO agenda

      Cons

      Lifestyle is unpredictable and built to be tough, large scope, tight timelines, very high expectations

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    2. 5.0
      Former Employee

      good

      Nov 20, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      great experience provided throughout here

      Cons

      nothing much to add here

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      PM at Mckinsey

      Dec 3, 2021 - Product Manager in Toronto, ON
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      Pros

      flexible hours, great training programs

      Cons

      PM at McKinsey is not the same as PM everywhere else

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    4. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      This is the peak of consulting

      Nov 25, 2021 - Consultant in Calgary, AB
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      Pros

      You make a lot of money. Exit opportunities are phenomenal.

      Cons

      Work life balance is not existent for most of the year and the work is not the most ethical.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Inspiring and people focused, great career

      Nov 1, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Challenge, people, career progression, learning, benefitt

      Cons

      Long hours, some pressure, high bar, but still worth it

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Wonderful and caring Firm

      Oct 29, 2021 - Manager 
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      Pros

      I loved working at the Firm. These were amazing 4.5years! I learned, I made unique friendships, and valued being always intellectually stimulated

      Cons

      Unfortunately the travel - from Mon to Thu - is table stake until you reach a certain level.

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    7. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good company to start your career

      Nov 7, 2021 - Business Analyst in Montreal, QC